This was our first book in our Five in a Row journey. I was sad when I realized that Seth had never heard it before. The other boys remembered it fondly, though. When we were finished with our first day 'rowing' Christopher tells me, 'Thanks, mom, for doing this." I answered off handedly. He touches my arm and waits until we have eye contact and says, 'No, really, thanks!' Oh how I was sad we hadn't started it sooner, but glad that I had brought it with us to Costa Rica.
The China page was a freebie from Dover. When they come in, I save them as a picture file to be used later. You can sign up to receive emails concerning their latest samples here.